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24 April 2024


WINDTAINER An Alliance of three French Companies, Louis Dreyfus Armateurs, VPLP Design and Alwena Shipping, formed in April 2023 with the purpose of developing logistics solutions through methanol fueled and wind assisted/propelled pure container ships having low fuel consumption and low carbon dioxide emissions. The Alliance, which ambitions are in line with the IMO GHG …

24 April 2024

Low Carbon RoRo line

Low Carbon RoRo line US-EU Louis Dreyfus Armateurs aims at setting up a low-carbon RoRo line between Europe and US East-Coast by 2027. Our target: a reduction of CO2 emissions by up to 70 % compared to current market – thanks to innovative RoRo ship design including wind and green methanol propulsion. We aim to …

18 March 2024

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) has been developing a liquid hydrogen SOV concept, in collaboration with Salt Ship Design

Together with Salt Ship Design teams, and in relation with key stakeholders (main equipment suppliers, class and flag authorities, fuel providers, among others), Louis Dreyfus Armateurs has been developing a full liquid hydrogen-based SOV design. This industry milestone is joining the H2-revolution as supported by the European Commission (1.).   The liquid-H2 SOV, currently in the …
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